Environment

Covering a full range of environmental and sustainability issues in Vancouver, British Columbia and Canada as a whole

Warnings issued as third storm approaches Metro Vancouver

The last of the three forecast storms is arriving

B.C. under ‘red alert’ as back-to-back storms move in

Two more rain storms coming over next five days

Canada’s pledges exceed some COP26 commitments

Ports, utilities, oil and gas to bear the brunt of federal promises to fight climate change

Urban British Columbians 'overconfident' they can deal with storm fallout: BC Hydro

Despite rising threats due to climate change, more than half of British Columbians don't have an emergency kit. Among the least prepared are Metro Vancouver residents, the province's biggest urban...

CleanBC industry plan gets award at COP26

CleanBC plan includes incentives for industry to lower emissions intensity

Rubber meets the road for recycled tire demand

The number of finished products made with B.C. recycled rubber has tripled since 2010

Encouraging signs of progress at COP26: Wilkinson

IEA says commitments at COP26 could keep global warming below 2 degrees C

The price tag for net zero has 12 zeros in it

RBC Economics forecasts $2 trillion cost over 30 years to achieve carbon neutrality

'We need to accelerate': Vancouver emissions drop 15% in over a decade

As of 2020, 57% of carbon pollution in Vancouver came from burning natural gas in buildings, and 37% was emitted from gas- and diesel-powered vehicles

Big Oil reaches for net zero

Achieving carbon neutrality by 2050 will require private sector buy-in